Citizen Radio

Episode #1811: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss Patreon's fee reversal, pens, the Zodiac Killer, the West Memphis Three, True Crime Garage, and Cat Person. Also, CDC bans words including "diversity," "transgender," and "fetus," Republicans are voting to give a huge tax cut to many members of Congress, Trump allies flip out after Robert Mueller lands tens of thousands of emails, Paul Ryan is retiring, Matt Damon shares all of his bad opinions on sexual misconduct, Bryan Singer sued for alleged rape of 17-year-old boy at party on yacht, and Anita Hill will lead a commission to check sexual abuse in Hollywood

Read Allison's piece at Reductress about a woman, who is totally not her, projecting therapy diagnoses onto her cat: http://reductress.com/post/wow-this-woman-is-definitely-projecting-her-own-therapy-diagnoses-onto-her-cat/

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-18-17.mp3
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Episode #1811: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss adopting a cat, meditation, and the failed model of pivoting to video. Also, the 5-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook massacre, Kilkenny's rule, Patreon back-peddles on fee change, Alabama elects Doug Jones, GOP's Senate majority shrinks to 51, Trump endorsed not one but two losing candidates in Alabama, Roy Moore's embarrassing horse ride, reports of voter suppression tactics pour in from Alabama election, FCC votes 3-2 to repeal Net Neutrality, Ajit Pai thinks you're stupid enough to buy the crap featured in his stupid video (that features a Pizzagater), more sexual misconduct allegations against Russell Simmons, Tavis Smiley, and Morgan Spurlock, who preemptively admitted to history of sexual misconduct, Kentucky Rep. Dan Johnson dies of "probable suicide" days after molestation accusation surfaces, judge drops felony riot charges against six J20 protesters, and the Huffington Post got a hold of The Daily Stormer's playbook — and it's shockingly honest

Read Allison's piece at Reductress about a woman, who is totally not her, projecting therapy diagnoses onto her cat: http://reductress.com/post/wow-this-woman-is-definitely-projecting-her-own-therapy-diagnoses-onto-her-cat/

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-15-172.mp3
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Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins to share a story about the Mother of the Year. Also, inside the trial that could determine the future of free speech in America's capital, Mario Batali steps away from restaurant empire following sexual misconduct allegations, two senators call for Trump's resignation over sexual misconduct allegations, Trump sends sexually suggestive and demeaning tweet  about Kirsten Gillibrand, four Trump accusers call on Congress to investigate sexual misconduct claims, and Jimmy Kimmel makes another emotional plea for children's health care

Read Allison's piece at Reductress about a woman, who is totally not her, projecting therapy diagnoses onto her cat: http://reductress.com/post/wow-this-woman-is-definitely-projecting-her-own-therapy-diagnoses-onto-her-cat/

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-14-17.mp3
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Episode #1809: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to answer a question about his favorite murderer. Also, bomb-wearing suspect hits subway in second NYC terror attack in two months, the Republican overseeing the Alabama election doesn't think voting should be easy, Roy Moore's last push: It's me or the "lynch mob media," speaker at Moore rally tells bizarre story about accidental brothel visit, Moore's wife: "One of our attorneys is a Jew," shadowy Facebook ads that pushed Trump are back in Alabama, Nebraska RNC official quits over party's support for Moore, and Alabama Sen. Shelby: "I couldn't vote for Roy Moore," Trump lawyers want a second special counsel

Read Allison's piece at Reductress about a woman, who is totally not her, projecting therapy diagnoses onto her cat: http://reductress.com/post/wow-this-woman-is-definitely-projecting-her-own-therapy-diagnoses-onto-her-cat/

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-13-17.mp3
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Episode #1808: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Rachel (@realslimchada) and Chloe (@itsthechew) join the show to share a weird NYC story and to discuss manspreading. Also, ex-Fox News anchor Juliet Huddy says Trump kissed her on the lips after a lunch, CNN's massive error involving Wikileaks and the Trump campaign, Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's Capital and announces U.S. embassy move from Tel Aviv spurring violence in Gaza, California's wildfires this year have been breaking records, official death toll in Puerto Rico may be much higher than early reports, and voucher schools championed by Betsy DeVos can teach whatever they want and it turns out they teach a lot of lies

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-12-17.mp3
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Rachel (@realslimchada) and Chloe (@itsthechew) join the show to discuss the Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Inbox the podcast, Skins, and adoption. Also, Patreon's new service fee spurs concern that creators will lose patrons, female aides fretted Rep. Trent Franks wanted to have sex to impregnate them (Franks has since resigned amid the allegations), Bryan Singer accused of raping 17-year-old boy on yacht, Trump stumps for accused child molester, attacks Moore's accusers, and records a campaign robocall, and Rep. Steve King's "Diversity is not our strength" tweet puts him in the company of neo-Nazis, KKK members, and fascists

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-11-17.mp3
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Episode #1806: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss prioritizing one's physical safety and to answer a Patreon question on behalf of Erek. Also, Time's Person of the Year is "The Silence Breakers," another woman says Al Franken tried to forcibly kiss her and Franken admits no guilt and offers no apology in his bizarre resignation speech, Roy Moore spokesman calls sex assault accusers "criminals," Trump has privately decided the sexual assault allegations against Roy Moore are bunk, class-action lawsuit filed against "The Weinstein sexual enterprise," MSNBC reverses decision to fire contributor Sam Seder, former cop sentences to 19 to 24 years for shooting death of Walter Scott, and listening/viewing recs including Cardi B, Christmas music, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, and Dark

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-8-17.mp3
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Red (@erinred) joins the show to talk about all the women of color who are badder than Taylor Swift. Also, we actually might watch a House of Cards with no Kevin Spacey and starring Robin Wright, John Conyers announces his retirement and a family feud ensues, Billy Bush reemerges to say he believes the women accusing Trump of sexual misconduct, Danny Masterson fired from Netflix's The Ranch over rape allegations a day after an exec told one of Masterson's alleged rape victims that the company doesn't believe them, John Oliver gets into a heated argument with Dustin Hoffman over sexual misconduct allegations, Trump White House weighing plans for private spies to counter "deep state" enemies, Trump plans to massively downsize two national monuments, and more listening/watching recs including Cardi B and Catfish

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-7-17.mp3
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Episode #1804: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Red (@erinred) joins the show to discuss NYC's collapsing infrastructure and to help answer Patreon questions about cat costumes, animal research, and why the Democrats didn't filibuster the Senate GOP tax bill. Also, House Republicans are already shooting down the tax bill's promises, Deutsche Bank gets a subpoena from Robert Mueller on Trump and his family's accounts, Wall Street Journal editorial board goes to bat against the FBI and Mueller for Trump, check out this batshit CNN interview with Roy Moore's campaign spokesperson, MSNBC's Joy Reid apologizes for "insensitive" LGBT blog posts, MSNBC cuts ties with Sam Seder after Roman Polanski joke, Supreme Court rules that Trump's travel ban will go fully into effect and Justice Kennedy grills baker in Colorado same-sex rights case, and Trump's lawyer claims the "President cannot obstruct justice"

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-6-17.mp3
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Episode #1803: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek (@erek_smith) and Faith (@bohemianfaith) join the show to discuss SantaCon, struggling as artists, and natural cold remedies. Also, most of the LA Weekly's new owners are Republican donors, Vice fires three employees amid investigations into sexual harassment, Brock Turner wants his sexual assault convictions overturned, the Trump hex, Time Inc. has new owners including the Koch brothers, and more than 180 women have reported sexual assaults at Massage Envy

Check out Allison's piece at Reductress: 5 Dark Lipsticks to Look Hot For 30 Seconds and Then Deranged the Rest of the Day http://reductress.com/post/5-dark-lipsticks-to-look-hot-for-30-seconds-and-then-deranged-the-rest-of-the-day/

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-5-17.mp3
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